Career Center

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The Career Center at Maurice J. McDonough High School is the gateway to the future! One will find a plethora of information on universities, colleges, technical schools, trade and apprenticeship programs, military service, scholarship and financial aid information, employment and job information, and other resources to help you prepare for your future. The current newsletter is published containing valuable up-to-date college and scholarship information. Please review the link from U.S. Department of Education on "Funding Your Education Beyond High School."

Virtual College Fair and Financial Aid Information Session

The virtual college fair will be on September 16, 2020 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Please click on morning or afternoon to find the links to attend the sessions.  The Financial Aid information session will be from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  Click here for more information. 


Students are invited to visit the Career Center in the morning before classes start, during lunch shifts, or after school with an appointment! Remember, it's your future, look into it!

You've got to apply to win! It does pay when you apply!

Scholarship Guide 2019

College Admissions Handbook 2017

Career Center Newsletter Archives

September 2020        


Below are some links that you might find helpful:  


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College Searches

Financial Aid/Scholarships

Career Center Online Links
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Common Black College Application
Military Preparation

Career Center Online Links
Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students - /minority/scholarship.cfm
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Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships - <>
Bell Labs Fellowships For

Under Represented

Minorities -
Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships -
BOEING scholarships (some HBCU connects) -
Brand Essay Competition -
Burger King Scholarship Program -
Cappex Scholarships -
Coca-Cola Two Year College Scholarships -
College Board Scholarship Search -
Easley National Scholarship Program -
FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form & Info) -
Federal Scholarships &Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel -
FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships -
Gates Millennium Scholarships (major) -
GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds -
Graduate Fellowships For Minorities Nationwide -
Guaranteed Scholarships -
HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships (for study around the world) -
Hispanic and Latino Scholarship Guide -
Hispanic Women’s Corporation -
Historically Black College & University Scholarships -
Hope Scholarships & Lifetime Credits -
INROADS internships -
International Students Scholarships & Aid Help -
Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship (for AA students in South Florida) -
Maryland Artists Scholarships -
Microsoft Scholarship Program -
National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ) -
Presidential Freedom Scholarships -
Rhodes Scholarships at Oxford -
Scholarship & Financial Aid Help -
ScienceNet Scholarship Listing -
Siemens Westinghouse Competition -
Student Inventors Scholarships -
The Roothbert Scholarship Fund -
Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund -
William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students -